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February 2022

[Ukraine]Emergency Support for Ukrainian Refugees


Summary Peace Winds Japan is dispatching staff to Poland to help refugees who are fleeing Ukraine following Russia’s invasion. German media estimates up to 1 million Ukrainians will seek refuge in EU nations, such as Poland, which is already readying 1 million accommodations. This project is being carried out in anticipation of the humanitarian impact […]

Public Webinar What is “gender” assistance for people affected by conflict? -In the case of Refugees in Uganda-


Uganda, East Africa, accepts many refugees fleeing conflict. Specifically, refugees from neighboring South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of the Congo have been exposed to sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV). Additionally, SGBV is recorded inside and outside of settlements even after the refugees’ arrival. Recently, the COVID-19 crisis has contributed to increasing such incidents. Therefore, […]